Damien Senior Ian Bento - State Champion In Speech

Ian Bento '16

Ian Bento '16

 

Congratulations to Damien’s Speech and Debate Team and their team Coach and Teacher, Mr. Philip Balmores who had a fine showing at the 2016 State Speech and Debate Tournament held at Punahou School, April 7 - 9 with Ian Bento reaching the finals and placing 1st in Impromptu Speaking. 

 

 

Also reaching the finals was fellow senior Courtnee Elento, who placed 4th in Program Oral Interpretation.  Sophomore Emanuele Muehlhauser also excelled, placing 5th in Congressional Debate.  

Courtnee Elento '16

Courtnee Elento '16

Emanuele Muehlhauser '18

Emanuele Muehlhauser '18